Using robots to provide companionship is a slippery slope in removing the aged and infirm still further from human interaction.
Dementia and abuse often go hand in hand, whether it's the sufferer or the caregiver who is responsible.
If the UK loses the highly skilled and experienced migrant workers who currently prop up the sector, a major crisis could emerge.
Older adults are using social robots and apps, but what does it mean for issues of surveillance and privacy?
Research shows it generates future savings for society by lowering demand for health and social care services.
For decades, those working in social care focused on the risks children face in their family home. But what about when they leave the front door?
The only possible solution to the crisis, socialisation, is the one that the current government will not consider.
Working as a professional carer is a stressful and high-pressure job. Making sure carers have the right training and support is crucial.
Much immigration policy is based around three misunderstandings – on what employers, the public and migrants themselves want.
This shift in focus on social care funding could inject some honesty into the system.
An emphasis on the autonomy of people with learning disabilities has put distance between care workers and the people they support.
Like many other parts of the UK, Scotland faces problems in attracting a migrant workforce that is crucial to the country's future prosperity.
Japan has a big ageing population, and others are looking to it for answers in how to provide better care for the elderly.
Older people are less lonely than we think, but more importantly loneliness is something they face all year round – not just at Christmas.
Migration may help to pay Western pensions, but life is hard for those left behind.
People with learning disabilities need to have a say in the government policy that rules their lives.
Labour's pro-NHS, anti-cuts message appealed to both Leavers and Remainers.
After the Conservatives' U-turn on social care, how do the parties compare?
One policy above all others will haunt the Tory election campaign to the bitter end.
Theresa May's U-turn on social care funding shows how hard it is to fix. But there is a logical solution.